North West Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Thursday 9 April 2020.

Weather Situation

A slow-moving high near Tasmania is maintaining a ridge, southeasterly air flow, and isolated showers along the east Queensland coast. A surface trough will slowly move eastwards across southern interior and generate a few showers and thunderstorms for the remainder of today and tomorrow thanks to an upper trough over central Australia.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Friday 10 April

The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 4:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Mount Isa 20 33

Saturday 11 April

Mostly sunny. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sunday 12 April

Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Monday 13 April

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Friday.

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